IPSWICH UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST

One Step with the Spirit!



Service Times

 We will begin services starting at 10:00 a.m.




Our Location

203 4th Avenue 

Ispwich, SD 57401

Phone: 605-426-6955


About Us

We are a rural church family with a blessed youth ministry. 



Contact Us

We would love to hear from you. Feel free to give us a shout and connect with us.


​​​​​​​Our Church's Purpose:


This church shall worship God as revealed in scripture;

celebrate the sacraments of communion and baptism;

develop fellowship and unity within this church

and with the church the world over;

give loving service toward humanity, and 

work toward justice, equality and peace

in our community and the world. 


A MESSAGE FROM OUR PASTOR

"Welcome to our site! I am so glad that you are here. Take a look around to learn more about who we are as a church, our mission and vision for Christ, as well as information about how you can get involved in any of our events and minstries.   We welcome you to come visit our church and worship with us! If you have any questions at all, I would love to connect with you.   Please contact me at ipswichucc@gmail.com

Pastor Enno K. Limvere




You can read or watch Pastor Enno's weekly sermon on this blog:



January Prayer of the Month ~


God, I love you.


Jesus, I love you.


Holy Spirit, I love you.


​​​​​​​Amen.


Liturgists and More…

            As we begin a new calendar year, we are looking for people to help our church be the church.  If you are asked to be a leader from the nominating committee for a board or position, please consider it prayerfully.  If you want to try something new, contact Carol Pond (our moderator), Pastor Enno, or the board or person who is in charge.  We can make room for you if you ask.  Here are some ways you can be a part of our church:


            Greeter, Usher, Acolyte, Liturgist (Lay Reader), Communion Server, Vocal Choir/Song Leader, Bell Choir, Special Music, Leading Worship, Board of Christian Education, Visitation Team, Women’s Fellowship, Men’s Fellowship, Officers of Council, Diaconate Board, Trustees Board, Mission Board, Pastor Relations Board, Wednesday School Teacher, Youth Leader, Confirmation Mentor, Fundraiser, Children’s Time Leader, Musician, Bible Study Participant, Snow Shoveler, or (How can you use your talents for our church and its ministry)?

OUR MINISTRIES

Working toward a better world.





Worship

Our worship is the center of our church.  We have traditions we practice each week yet always find something different each time we worship.


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Children's Ministry

Children's Ministry is all about buidling relationships with God and each other and learning about God's kingdom. We hope you will be joining us!


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Women's Ministry

Our Women's Ministry is dedicated to bringing Women of Christ together to fellowship with one another.


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Youth Ministry

Check out our Youth program. Our mission is to bring teens together to talk about Jesus.



Mission of the Month for January...



Collect box tops and grocery receipts from Kens and Kesslers.  We are also collecting stamps from holiday mail.  Please turn in your grocery receipts that can be sent to the school.




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UPCOMING EVENTS

Come and get involved!


Annual Meeting on January 28th

Meeting will follow worship.  

Potluck will follow meeting.

Wednesday Afternoon Bible Study


The Wednesday afternoon Bible study will be going through the 1st 8 classes that our confirmation youth have gone through.  If you are interested in joinig them, contact Pastor Enno or Sherry Perrion.

Wednesday 

School

News

 

 

Pre-school through 5th grade will meet from 6:30 - 7:30 and resume their lessons.

 

Confirmation Level 2 will be meeting on Wednesday nights January 24th (youth only).

 

Confirmation Level 3 will meet next on  February 11th after worship. Level 2 will be starting the class with them to start worship planning.

Bell Choir


We will have bell choir practice after worship on Sunday morning for our Christmas Eve Service.  


We will also be practicing on January 31, at 7:45 p.m. for the February 4th worship service.

New Members

Orientation


If you are interest in joining the church, please contact Pastor Enno to see when you can go through New Member Orientation.  We hope to bring in new members in January.


We will have a New Member Orientation on January 21st following the worship service at 11:30.  If you can't make that one and want to explore church membership, please contact Pastor Enno to schedule another time.  



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Youth on their journey to be confirmed into the faith and our church.